Backpack Safety and Children’s Health

It’s not just a backpack issue

Parents and educators everywhere are concerned about the burdens that children are lugging around each day in the form of poorly designed, improperly packed and inappropriately worn backpacks. This phenomenon has also become a major focus of chiropractors who have recognized that early childhood back stress is a major cause of spinal instability and nerve related health problems.

Unfortunately, these silent injuries can lay dormant for years, only to express themselves as serious spinal problems in ...

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Raising Healthy Children

In today’s world of fast paced, hustle and bustle, quick-fix thinking, it’s important to realize that not everything, in fact, not much of anything is a quick-fix. Growing up healthy is something that we all want for our children. Taking healthy steps along the way will help ensure that process is successful.

Do you remember the phrase “Garbage in, garbage out”? When you consider that we are what we eat, that phrase becomes very important when raising healthy ...

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Time to get your ESS in Shape

You know what I’m talking about. 2011 is the prime time to focus on improving your ESS (endurance, strength, and structure). Having a strong ESS level can determine how well you respond to stress, perform at work, and on the playing field of sports and life.

When it comes to physical endurance and stamina, would you trust your body to get you through a long distance trek or emergency? Don’t let a low stamina level leave you home alone while everyone ...

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The Power of Motivation: Trading Crisis Response for Quality Living

Quality Living for Life

A crisis of some kind is inevitable for everyone. Whether it’s an illness, a broken bone, a heart attack or a car accident, we’ve all experienced some type of major health issue, or know someone who has. Instead of waiting to act in response to a crisis or acting on crises as they occur, find your motivation in a high quality of life. The Healthcare Hierarchy outlines three levels of healthcare. Maintaining a balance of all three ...

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Why Chiropractic is Important for Children

Common Questions Answered

Many people know that chiropractic is beneficial for adults, but did you know that children—even infants—can benefit as well? Today more parents than ever before are bringing their children to Doctors of Chiropractic for common health concerns and to support a healthy lifestyle. According to the Journal of Pediatrics, chiropractic is the most sought after form of holistic healthcare for Americans.

Is it safe to adjust a child?

Chiropractic is absolutely safe for children. Doctors of Chiropractic use very ...

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